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CSPAN
Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm EDT
you to know that my priorities are mexico's priorities. protecting social security and medicare. tax cuts for the middle class, keeping our promises to our veterans and making college more affordable for everyone. i come home nearly every weekend so i can hold the job fairs to meet with the mexicans and raise my family. i've always fought for the things that matter most to the mexicans and i will continue to do that in the senate. >> moderator: was the first question with the deficit increasing by the second economic recovery, what would you as a u.s. senator do about taxes and what would you do about spending? we will begin with martin. i think what is critical was to take a balanced approach. every single bipartisan group that's gotten together butter it is simpson-bowles. if you look at both sides of the equation and increase revenue and make cuts to existing programs we are going to have to weather some challenging kids in the future because spending is too high but we also have to increase revenues. it's fair to ask people what the upper income levels to shoulder the same respon
CSPAN
Oct 26, 2012 5:00pm EDT
of utah, we thank you both for running. >>> the new mexico senate race where heinrich and wilson debated for the last time. this comes from new mexico. >> moderator: i'm tom, and welcome to the u.s. senate debate. our sponsor is aarp, glad you're with us. this debate is sigh mull cast on 770kklb am, and joining us on the stage, there's democratic candidate martin, and republican candidate heather wilson vying to replace jeff bingaman who is retiring. each candidate has a minute for an open statement, and later, a minute for closing statements. the candidates have one minute to answer each question and then 45 seconds each for rebuttals. later, candidates can ask the other candidate is question, often very enjoyable. the answers will be limited to one minute, and each will have 45 seconds for rebuttal. martin won the coin toss, select to go second with his opening statement, so heather wilson, please go ahead with your companies statement. wilson: thank you, tom, for hosting this. we have two kids at home, one about ready for college, and the other who is the queen of her universe in high
CSPAN
Oct 23, 2012 9:00am EDT
elected come november 6th. in new mexico former county commissioner michelle lujan english ham is the favorite -- grisham is the favorite candidate. and we also expect two new faces from texas. in cd 20, joaquin castro will most likely win the seat currently being held by charlie gonzalez, and in a new district created by reapportionment, vega has excellent opportunities of winning cd 34. texas was a big winner in reapportionment where it picked up four new congressional seats. however, of those four new seats, it appears only one will be held by a latino member of congress. there also are opportunities for latino candidates in competitive districts that are nonlatino majority district cans. three of these are also in california. former lieutenant governor pulled mad doe, a republican, is facing the incumbent, lois capps. this, again, is a completely redrawn district from what lois capps has currently held, and it is a very competitive district, and it's one where the former lieutenant governor has a strong opportunity to the defeat lois capps, and that's a district that's bein
CSPAN
Oct 24, 2012 5:00pm EDT
of mexico. why aren't we doing that? the answer is no one's asked us to. well, i did. it's important. >> moderator: thanks. we're going to move on to another subject, a topic involving immigration, and ross has that question. >> mr. cruz, letting cubans come here illegally, become legal, an opportunity not open to or immigrants from other countries. shamed we extend that to others? should cubans be held differently there? cruz. -- cruz: the situation in that country is different, oppressive, regime that tortures and murders its citizens and the united states, for centuries, has allowed a situation of the people seeking refugee status from political oppression and torture. it's not something for me in the ab straight. my father was imprisoned and tortured by batista and my aunt was imprisoned on tortured by castro. i would love to be part of ending the cuban adjustment agent, and i think we can as soon as we don't have an o prosessive regime in cuba. if there's a regime that respects the rights of the citizens, doesn't persecute them, of course, we should change the rules, but until t
CSPAN
Oct 25, 2012 5:00pm EDT
opportunities of being elected come november 6th. in new mexico, former county commissioner, michelle grissom is the favorite candidate. should be the first hispanic woman to be elected from new mexico to represent the state. we also expect to new faces from texas. in cd 20, deceived by charlie gonzalez in an interdistrict district created by reapportionment, keep in mind that texas was the big winner and reapportionment, were picked up for new congressional seats. however, it appears only one will be held by a latino member of congress. there also are opportunities for latino candidates in competitive districts that are non-latino majority districts. three of these are also in california. former lieutenant governor is facing the incumbent over seven from the area, lois steps. this again is a district firm lewis taxes currently held and is a very competitive district and is one where the former lieutenant governor has a strong opportunity to defeat lois capps and the district is closely watched for november 6. in the san joaquin valley, the republican that democrats as a viable candidate in t
CSPAN
Oct 5, 2012 9:00am EDT
't think of china as a -- [inaudible] as one party state. it's more similar to mexico. i think it will be more transparent. it's legal system will be more predictable, that it has huge assessments to make are all our economies say china should export less and consume more than any other economic question. it's a huge transformation, and it also has foreign policy implications. because they will be less dependent on globalization, more tied to southeast asian countries. all i'm saying is that yes, i can imagine that transformation. i think that is, and the next 10 years will be extremely complicated, but we must not demand or expect -- [inaudible] which we are most familiar. it will be a chinese version, but it will be i think more transparent. and it will not be achieved without some domestic difficulties. we have to be sensitive to what is emerging. i think it will be different from what it is not spent ambassador, is there an opportunity -- >> i completely agree with dr. kissinger. stop and think about it. the communist party up through the 16th party congress is through out
CSPAN
Oct 25, 2012 12:00pm EDT
, infiltrating mexico's drug cartels, and robert draper inside the house of representatives. the texas book festival, live this weekend on booktv on c-span2. >>> you're watching c-span2 with politics and public affairs. weekdays featuring live coverage of the u.s. senate. on weeknights watch key public policy events, and every weekend the latest nonfiction authors and books on booktv. you can see past programs and get our schedules at our web site, and you can join in the conversation on social media sites. >>> a look, now, at the importance of the hispanic vote in the key swing states of florida, colorado and north dakota. this event was held in washington tuesday by the national association of latino elected and appointed officials also known as naleo. this is about 45 minutes. [inaudible conversations] >> good morning. we're going to get, we're going to get started with our briefing this morning. the presentation on election 201 by the naleo fund, the national association of latino elected and appointed officials. we're two organizations, one is a membership organization of ofe nation's
CSPAN
Oct 18, 2012 12:00pm EDT
the teaching function basically. i am also working on a program in mexico in the schools in mexico that will now be up to about 6,000 schools to operate in the networking. so, here is an implication for the argument that we make in the peace coming and i want to say that i am more radical on this set of issues than nicoe authors -- co-authors. inevitably, learning is alive and well in society. the means for access to learning will be more flexible and more responsive to individual demand however disorganized. how it is organized is going to be up for grabs. it will not accommodate well to the hierarchy model and the longer that we stay with the domestic hierarchy model, the worse the association between learning and schooling will be. .. in which public school organization are trying to accommodate to the digital age are totally dysfunctional, and these institutions will die as a a consequence of that. finally, just an argument about neuroscience, i know i'm actually taking a neuro biology course at berkeley online, and i look back on my classroom observations and i think this is a
CSPAN
Oct 26, 2012 12:00pm EDT
of congress you showed a scale model of a wall you said should be built on the southern border with mexico. do you feel like that is the way to go? king: what i said about that, people said we can't build a wall. well, it will get right down to the tipping kerr toys and show them because simply mental block how easy it is. i put together a model went down to the wall and here is how we do it. we could build a mile of this a day. that was the demonstration to put aside that argument that we couldn't do such a simple thing. 5500 miles of great wall of china. why would we think america couldn't build couple thousand. my position is this we don't have to build 2,000 miles of wall on the border. we build that till they stop simply going around the end that is the simple equation. >> wall details what? concrete barrier? brief explanation of that. king: pretty interesting when the president rid chruled a wall he was standing 600 feet from four walls, four fences and walls and two moats along the border but i described it as this. it is a type of concrete system you would slip form a foundational tren
CSPAN
Oct 26, 2012 9:00am EDT
, and early 1995, the world as we knew it changed. mexico crashed and something very strange happened. within three days markets in hong kong, india, hungary, and pole and crashed. we weren't expecting this and we most certainly did not understand what mechanism was in place that was causing world emerging markets to crash just because mexico crashed. and you know, when economists can't understand something they give it a special name. we call it an anomaly. [laughter] when a ship crashed a few years later we fully understood that something was different because it dragged down every emerging market in the world and hence sends this nasty animal, this contagion in the system, what we call fear now, if one emerging market gets hit money was being pulled out of every emerging market blindly regardless for the reason for the initial crash and at this juncture most developed countries and rich markets were relatively safe from this contagion. this was short-lived and as we all well know in late 2007 we crashed and it affected the entire world. this was a domestic crash again in the housing market
CSPAN
Oct 18, 2012 9:00am EDT
to invent a model that overrides the teaching function. i'm also working on a program in mexico and rural schools in mexico that when i'll be up to about 6000 schools but it operates on -- [inaudible]. so here's some implications for the argument we make, and i said i am more radical on this set of issues than my co-author. there will be a progressive and steady disassociation between learning and schooling. inevitably, learning is alive and well in society. the means for access to learning will be more flexible and more responsive to individual demand. however it's organized. how it's organized is going to be up for grabs. it will not accommodate well, in fact the longer we stay with the hierarchy model, the worse the disassociation between learning and schooling will be. that is, now, this is not an argument that is a good future. actually that are huge issues of access and equity associate with what's going to happen. this is not an normative argument. this is a predictive argument. i've only seen one quoted quote system that's managed to try to get out ahead of this issue in a positiv
CSPAN
Oct 3, 2012 9:00am EDT
republican governors and they go away. bob o'donnell is governing. and in new mexico and governing indiana. they have the ball. that is good. they are the kind of conservatives and in policy in political terms. that will focus on john boehner and maybe they do a little bit negotiating with president obama if he wins. and the governors become central to the party in terms of actual policies and politics as they become the model of how you succeed including many states where they will be governing many states that romney will have lost and new mexico and new jersey and virginia and really central and hard in washington to remind ourselves they are more important than what happens in leadership in the house and senate. one tiny caveat, even if romney loses i am not certain about that. the intellectual campaign point, i think people are underestimating the conflict that can still happen. it could be a six point victory for obama if he keeps it open. if he gets 53-47 it is possible. it is not out of the question. i don't think republicans fill the house. they're wildly confident and democrats g
CSPAN
Oct 22, 2012 12:00pm EDT
roosevelt invading mexico in response to pearl harbor." that's what we have here. and what we need now is a president who understands how to bring these other countries together to recognize their stakes in this. they do have stakes in it. they've always had stakes in it. the arab countries have a stake in not having a civil war. the european countries have a stake in not having total disorder on their doorstep. but this president hasn't even held the kind of statesman-like summits that pull people together and get them to invest in those states. in fact, he's done the opposite. he pushed them away. when the secretary general kofi annan offered the united nations, he said, "no, no, we'll go do this alone." to save for halliburton the spoils of the war, they actually issued a memorandum from the defense department saying, "if you weren't with us in the war, don't bother applying for any construction." that's not a way to invite people. >> ninety seconds. >> that's totally absurd. of course, the u.n. was invited in. and we support the u.n. efforts there. they pulled out after sergio de m
CSPAN
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm EDT
, doing fine. brazil slowdown, but there will be making investments in all those countries. and mexico also. actually doing quite well. our neighbor to the south, fiscal deficits. monetary policy. a better job creating jobs and there. as much as we can. >> implicit in all of this, we the united states and not doing as well as we should. let's turn inward. how worried are you and how much are you planning for the fiscal cliff? >> there has is the big deal. when the crisis happens, the debt tween crisis, we spend 50 to $100 million preparing. the complexity of that happening in global financial markets, real failure. the fiscal cliff is not quite that because it is more predictable, but we have a fiscal clef. going through to make sure we understand all of it. we will be prepared. j.p. morgan will survive the fiscal cliff. i think it's terrible policy to allow. the reason i think it's bad, there are potential outcomes. i would defy. therefore it is irresponsible policy to say, let's see. lets us see. let's try to avoid that. it won't happen on midnight dec. 31st. it will happen now. this
CSPAN
Oct 17, 2012 5:00pm EDT
is coors outsourced jobs to korea, south korea and also to mexico, and i believe we want to be making things here in america not outsourcing jobs. we want to employ folks here in our country and models where. so, the picture is one that came from the web site about the facility in south korea and there has been just from their own investor statements in our facility in korea, quote, allows us to manufacture low-cost product in asia to our u.s. customers, or in order to enhance profits, the company is transferring certain labor-intensive high-volume component manufacturing to mexico. then finally, his brother says we are extremely pleased with our record third quarter. we are benefiting from the outsourcing trend. so these are statements that are being made to his investors, and i believe that if we make things here in america we will make it in america and we should be encouraging things like the production tax credit, the wind energy production tax credit, which then brings manufacturers to america and our area. >> moderator: tell me why you object to these statements that are made.
CSPAN
Oct 22, 2012 5:00pm EDT
to start a small fleet of oil stream is sympathetic to work in the gulf of mexico. it's as a small-business affiliated to a larger parent company. >> moderator: congressman. west: i could tell you you continue to represent yourself as a cpa, but as i understand you're not cpa registered in the state of florida and you're misleading people as far as your credentials and that's a big concern i have. we have to be truthful people want to know about qualifications. when it comes to small business, i've sat on the small business committee. every single person a concept that we have to give them stability with our tax code. that's what they voted on. as a matter of fact you're talking about flat tax. we cannot continue to look as we raise taxes on the top two brackets, which is something that is a big concern. 33%, 35 to 96. it will kill small business in effect to buy one small businesses in united states of america. deloitte and touche, national federation of independent businesses put that out. we have to pray stability and that's what i'm fighting to do. >> moderator: rebuttal on the
CSPAN
Oct 24, 2012 9:00am EDT
to 6, infiltrating mexico's drug cartels and robert draper inside the house of representatives. the texas book festival, live this weekend on booktv on c-span2. >> senator bill nelson of florida this year faces a challenge from republican congressman connie mack. the candidates met for a debate last week in davy, florida, hosted by leadership florida and the florida press association. this is just under an hour. >> moderator: good evening and welcome to the campus of nova southeastern university. again, i'm michael williams, we're honored to have you joining us from across the state of florida and our live audience here in attendance this night. the format for this hourlong debate is simple. each candidate will be asked a question in alternate fashion, each will have one minute and 15 seconds to respond by their agreement. there then will be allowed up to 30 seconds of rebuttal, then we'll move on to other questions. we'll break it into economic and domestic policy, then later, questions fashioned to each gentleman's record and then finally, foreign policy and national security
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 12:00pm EDT
are getting your take on this and we will go to john next in mexico. a democratic caller. go ahead, john. >> caller: hello. yeah. good morning, c-span. it's always a great honor to be on c-span. you quoted the ipcc report. i studied this in geology last year and wrote a report. those are the top scientists in the world. they use words like a mac with a plea, climate change is rarely used, words like absolutely the climate change has been used. 95-degree present uncertainty the planet has been changed. i drive a ford in the festival great mustangs and i'm driving a truck now, pickup truck, and i like driving, i like the freedom of driving and i want to be a hypocrite here because climate change is real and you can ignore it. it's not going to go away. you think and act of god it's not planned to change it. the top scientists in the world agree on that report the ocean level was rising, climate change is real. yes, ma'am. >> host: you were talking about you like driving. here's the "the washington times" editorial this is how we conclude global warming in spite of automobile regulations wo
CSPAN
Oct 17, 2012 12:00pm EDT
finance has been a tremendous growth in syria. colombia and mexico also. so as i look at this, it's an enduring treat, i think both operationally to our forces and domestically here for decades. but as i said, it is not just about 9 devices. it is about the networks. and we see that ied as a weapon of choice along the threat continuing. everything from the lowest criminal smugglers, narcotics networks, all the way to the high end terrorist network and everything in between. these nexts are resilient, adaptive, and very agile. as i tell my friends, there are centers of excellence the virtual, flat, unem cum bert the. -- they seamlessly communicate sharing recipe, tactics, procedures, and i think the way they communicate their command and control system is a huge strategic advantage for them. and we see the proliferation of techniques across the various networks. the explosively formed penetrators the projell tile we used -- we saw in iraq we see have seen them in the gaza strip and seen them start to appear in somalia. vehicle born id. originate in the middle east. we have seen mex
CSPAN
Oct 29, 2012 12:00pm EDT
support a balanced budget amendment to the constitution. >> the race to succeed retiring new mexico senator is just one of the key house, said, and governors races you can follow on c-span, c-span radio, and at c-span.org / campaign 2012. >> more now from the reason for a moscow conference on the balance between government secrecy, transparency, and public access to information. these next panelists analyze the implications of various national security leaks, including military wikileaks. this portion of the conference included remarks from various national security reporters and law professors. the center on national security hostess event. this portion is about an hour and 30 minutes. >> welcome to the afternoon session. this battle promises to be every bit as electric as the earlier one in a way that i think he might not imagine. i want to welcome the moderator, david mccrory, who is new to the center and has never been here before. i hope this is the first of many such appearances. he has one of the most unknown and important jobs you can imagine. i'm not sure how to describe it
CSPAN
Oct 2, 2012 12:00pm EDT
improvements to date for nextgen technology. satellite based surveillance in the gulf of mexico gives more precise images of the space where there is no radar coverage. we work in collaboration with the oil and gas industry to place retial transceivers on oil rigs in the gulf and the largest helicopter company operating of the gulf is a clip as aircraft. the technology gives pilots much better weather information at lower altitudes where they operate which enhances safety coming and it allows us to increase the number of aircraft flying in the gulf during the low visibility conditions because we know exactly where each aircraft is located. quote helicopters in the gulf state to ten minutes and 100 pounds of fuel per flight because the great efficiency, and they do that in greater safety. that is just one example. the faa has also partnered with jetblue to ticker advantage of more nextgen routes from boston to new york down to florida and the caribbean. the roots are like leans that bypass the congestion. you may have noticed these examples share something in common. they reflect our commit
CSPAN
Oct 3, 2012 12:00pm EDT
mexico and mike pence will be governing indiana following up on mitch daniels and space walker is governing wisconsin, so i think they have the ball. from my point of view they are the kind of reforms conservatives that i think i like and they are successful both in policy and political terms they've become extremely important. we will still focus on boehner and mcconnell but maybe they do a little bit of blocking and holding yet negotiate on the scenario of romney losing as the governors become central to the future of the party both in terms of actual policies and in terms of politics because they become the model of how you actually succeed in governing as a reformed conservative in many states where by definition they will be governing in many states romney would have lost nevada, mexico, new jersey, maybe virginia of course, ohio in this case. so they become really central and will be hard for us in washington to remind ourselves they are important in what happens. one tiny caveat to read everybody assumes they were told the house of course even if rahman loses. i am not s
CSPAN
Oct 8, 2012 5:00pm EDT
mexico, and that gold was in espagnole was way under the ground and not readily accessible. so, you couldn't meet the gold dust tribute. for 30,000 people had their hands chopped off within 50 years 2 million inhabitants of espagnole had been killed or died. so if it was the beginning of a genocidal policy. we know this. but for some reason we are still teaching 1492 christopher columbus sailed the ocean blue discovered a new world. how can you discover a place densely inhabited by other human beings and open the door to this new world set an example for us all and even though george bush the elder statement on the 500th anniversary of columbus' used exactly those words monumental seats, perseverance, established the jubilee commission this great navigator and leader and her native people even ones who don't know the entire history of columbus the just know there's something wrong in that perspective this is part of human nature no human being wants to be judged by their darkest days. no nation wants to be judged by their darkest day but when the nations have a dark days we have to
CSPAN
Oct 16, 2012 9:00am EDT
not see before. quoting democratic officials from the mexico, she watched the debate with a sense of dismay and she worried about how she was going to talk about this debate to democrats and independent voters that she needs to get out to the polls. he has to show that he is willing to take on mitt romney and defend his record, yet this town hall format is one where real people will be on stage and asking poignant and pointed questions about their own lives. it is a risk for the candidates to take these questions and just use them as an opportunity to attack each other. they want to come away feeling that the candidates have addressed this issue. that they do not feel like props. people are warning about that. from bill clinton told a group of donors in los angeles that it is not a format, which is one of the challenges that obama will face tonight. host: this is your headline in today's "the wall street journal." of host: before we let you go, any talk about the topics tonight? >> guest: no, she hasn't. candy has the discretion to choose the questions. she'll be picking the quest
CSPAN
Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm EDT
will be directly to senator mccaskill, you will go first and have one and a half minutes. >>> i was born in mexico and immigrated to the u.s. at the age of four. since then enemy family and i kept a close eye on the immigration policy. if you are reeffected, senator, or if you become a senator, congressman, how will you influence the policy and the related factors? mccaskill: first, we are a nation of immigrants but i'm a former prosecutor and i believe very much in enforcing the law. i don't think anybody should be allowed to jump the line by breaking the law. i believe it's important we enforce the law particularly against employer who knowingly hire illegal immigrants. that's the magnet. why got washington, i asked the immigration and customs enforcement agency under president bush how many employers have you prosecuting for the employers taking advantage of them. they didn't know. they hadn't every sized that. we have turned that comper and you're beginning to see a crop in ill local immigration. part that have is because we are pushing them harder on pushing the law. on the other hand we shou
CSPAN
Oct 30, 2012 9:00am EDT
of 7. she just came back from two weeks in santa fe, new mexico, on a educational two weeks for a charitable giving and charitable involvement in the communities. and my family is jewish, and rabbi hill el said if i'm not for myself, who will be for me? if i'm not for others, then what am i? if not now, when? and my granddaughter's courtney, and these were her answers, and i believe in them. if you are not for others, no one will be for you. you show others how to be more more than just themselves, and they will be for you. the time is always now. so now or never. so i would sayer irrelevancy to you was, you know, giving is probably not something you can aford to do now financially. you are in a very, very competitive world today, and one of the things you should do -- hopefully you want to do out of your own initiative, but at a minimum to improve your competitiveness in the world is try to find community act difficults that you can give -- activities that you can give back to to distinguish your resumÉ from the next person. because people like me are getting resumÉs in e
CSPAN
Oct 16, 2012 12:00pm EDT
further into the obama category. new mexico, should that be moved further into the obama category? the reverse, places like missouri and indiana, which right now can we conclude at this point that these are firmly in the mitt romney column? that is the kind of thing that we look at, every day there are new polls coming out with reporters touching down in these states, those are the kinds of choices we are going to look at. obviously, it looks like that topic column is getting smaller and smaller and the candidates themselves are spending time in places like florida, ohio, and virginia. as we narrow it down, that is really the real tossup. host: 270 needed to win, your map has 110 tossup states. as you look at them, are there some that are more volatile than others? some that are more likely to move after the debate as opposed to others that seem to be stuck in the tossup category? caller: sure. look at a place like colorado, which has really been razor close four weeks and weeks. we did a poll in colorado last week that i wrote about where it was absolutely a dead heat. not only o
CSPAN
Oct 24, 2012 12:00pm EDT
first. >> as governor of new mexico, i ran completely outside of the political system. i got elected governor, republican governor in a state that was two to one democrat and made a name for myself vetoing legislation. i may have vetoed more legislation than the other 49 governors in the country combined. i vetoed 750 bills, i had thousands of line item vetoes. [applause] it made a difference when it came to billions of dollars worth of spending, it made a difference when it came to laws that would have told you or i what we could or couldn't do in the bedroom. >> host: on gary johnson, "the washington post" reports this morning that he will appear on the ballot in 48 states including some key battlegrounds with independent streaks where his blend of fiscal conservativism and libertarian social views could make him a compelling alternative for conservative voters not wedded to voting for governor romney. and then in colorado, new hampshire and nevada in particular johnson could be a thorn in romney's side if the election is close, and johnson received just 2% in a recent suffolk univ
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